Little Trees are disposable air fresheners shaped like a stylized evergreen tree, marketed for ... Car-Freshner fiercely defends its trademark of the tree-shaped air freshener design, ... sued Getty Images for unauthorized use of its tree-shaped air fresheners in a series .... Jump up ^ "Judgement in the case of Julius Sämann v.
Nov 16, 2015 ... A "Morning Fresh"-scented Little Tree car freshener. ... In the legal battle of the hanging automotive air fresheners, all that is little are the trees.
Nov 19, 2015 ... A jury found that Exotica Fresheners Company had infringed on the trademark of Little Trees, a giant in the car air freshener industry, with the look of its product. ... a yellow background, all of which had been used by Little Trees for decades. ... Car-Scent Rivals Fight in Trademark Suit. Nov. 16, 2015. Image.
Nov 20, 2015 ... The case is Car-Freshner Corp. et al. v. D & J Distributing and Marketing Inc. d/b/ a Exotica Fresheners Co., case number 1:14-cv-00391, in the ...
The company behind those "Little Trees" is called Car-Freshner Corporation, ... claims that the tree-shaped design is actually functional to make all this work: ... Specifically, the diagram consists of seven images, each showing the body of the air freshener in different ... CFC-v-Sun-Answer-and-Counterclaim.
Thomas Kjellberg represented Varsity Brands, Inc. at every stage of the ... of Def Jam on all claims in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. ... Kibler v. Hall, 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 151426 (E.D. Mich. Nov. 9, 2015), aff'd, 843 ... Eric J. Shimanoff represented Car-Freshner Corporation and Julius Samann ...
42–110a et seq. (“CUTPA”). .... On August 7, 2014, the district court granted summary judgment to SU on all counts. In sum, the .... Id. at 400 (citations omitted ) (quoting Paddington Corp. v. Attiki Imps. ..... See, e.g., Car–Freshner Corp. v. Getty Images, Inc., 822 F.Supp.2d 167, 177–78 (N.D.N.Y.2011); Audi AG v. Shokan ...
American Express Marketing & Development Corp. v. ... The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization et al. v. ... Getty Images ... images in the company's database depicting plaintiff's tree-shaped car freshener products constituted infringement of ...
Feb 29, 2012 ... Car-Freshner, Corp. v Getty Images, Inc., No. 7:09-CV-1252 ...... Football Dataco et al. alleged that this infringed their rights. At first instance, on ...